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350 Education Quotes That Will Inspire Your Students

We have compiled an extensive list of education quotes that can be used as an inspiration to both students and teachers. Leave your favorite in the Comments box. Education Quotes “A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him.” - James Baldwin  “A child seldom needs a...

Top Tips For Aspiring Educational Psychologists

Educational psychology is concerned with children and young people in educational and early years settings. Educational psychologists address challenges such as learning difficulties, social and emotional problems, and issues around disability as well as more complex developmental disorders. Educational psychologists also work in a variety of ways including observations, interviews and assessments and offer consultation,...

Bloom’s Taxonomy [An Introduction]

The Taxonomy of Educational Objectives, known as Bloom's Taxonomy (Bloom, Engelhart, Furst, & Krathwohl, 1956) is one of the most recognized learning theories in the field of education. Educators often use Bloom's Taxonomy to create learning outcomes that target not only subject matter but also the depth of learning they want students to achieve, and to then create assessments that...

Chronic Absenteeism In Elementary Schools: An Easy Potential Solution

Reminding parents how many days of school their kids have missed and the importance of regular attendance may be a simple, low-cost way to help curb absenteeism in elementary schools, a new study suggests. Researchers found that sending families personalized letters stressing these two points resulted in a 14.9 percent reduction in chronic absenteeism in...

How Your Child Can Benefit From Being Bilingual

Do you want your child to learn a second language so he or she can speak with non-English speaking relatives? Or do you want your baby to be bilingual so they’ll someday be better equipped for travel, foreign language requirements in school, or the job market? No matter what...

Lesson Planning

A lesson plan is the instructor’s road map of what students need to learn and how it will be done effectively during the class time. Then, you can design appropriate learning activities and develop strategies to obtain feedback on student learning. Having a carefully constructed lesson plan for each 3-hour lesson allows you to enter the classroom...

25 Impressive Benefits Of Dance For Kids

Being footloose can work to your child’s benefit and here’s how. Have you ever noticed that children love to dance? Creativity and self-expression are vital to your child’s well-being, and dancing is a fun way to get your child to be active. Dancing has so many pros, from physical fitness to...

What University Course Should You Study?

If you’re considering higher education, you’ll need to decide what subject, course type, and course provider is right for you. Here are some tips and advice to help you. 1. Choosing a Subject It’s important you choose a subject you enjoy and will help you reach your goals. Here are some...

The Drawing Effect: How Doodling Can Improve Your Thinking and Memory

It is commonly said that “a picture is worth a thousand words” – and this might be more true than we realize, especially when it comes to our psychology. According to a new study published in Current Directions in Psychological Science, drawing is an effective way of improving our thinking and memory above simply writing or taking...

The Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling Your Kids

Are you looking to homeschool your kids? Here’s everything you need to learn about it. There’s a good chance that as a parent you’ve considered homeschooling your kids. How can you be sure that homeschooling is the right option for you? It’s a debate that’s been raging for years, and...